GOLDTHWAITE — Graveside services for Cecil Hugh Derrick, 87, of Goldthwaite will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 15, 2020 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Mills County under the direction of Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home.


He died Monday, May 11, 2020 in Mills County.


He was born Oct. 5, 1932 in Pulaski, Miss. to Haskel and Ella White Derrick. He married Mary Ann Jones in Goldthwaite in 1953. He served in the Air Force and was owner of Derrick Mattress Co. as well as a farmer, rancher and bus driver.


Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann Derrick of Goldthwaite; three daughters, Susan Basham of Early, Cindy Gates of Lakeville, MN. and Sandra Wilkes of Zephyr; a son, Johnny Derrick of Austin; three chrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a brother, Robert Derrick.


He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and a sister.


Memorials may be made to Pleasant Grove Cemetery, 100 CR 314, Goldthwaite, Texas.